External url as post Featured Image (thumbnail)


Set External-URL as post thumbnail url. (For developers: you can also use a filter-hook to programatically set external url as post’s thumbnail):

add_filter("external_thumbnail_url_for_post", "your_function", 20, 2);
function your_function($existing_external_url, $post_id ){  }

To get thumbnail url with function:

$GLOBALS['ExternalUrlAsPostFeaturedImageThumbnail']->get_post_external_thumbnail_url( $post_id );

Available Options

See all available options and their description on plugin’s settings page.

Security & Efficiency

Note! Puvox.Software puts maximal efforts to release plugins that:
• Don’t add any extra load/sloweness to site.
• Don’t collect private data.
• Are revised for security to make them free from vulnerabilities.

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A) Enter your website “Admin Dashboard > Plugins > Add New” and enter the plugin name
B) Download plugin from WordPress.org , Extract the zip file and upload the container folder to “wp-content/plugins/”



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  • First release.